Credits: 3

Schedule: 28.10.2019 - 18.11.2019

Teaching Period (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 


Learning Outcomes (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Students understand the principles of screen printing and digital printing on fabric as well as the principles of pigment and reactive dyes, and their relation to textile raw materials. They are able to use printing techniques on a task involving individual artistic expression. They are familiar with safe and sustainable working methods in the printing studio.

Content (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Textile raw materials and textile dyes, especially pigment and reactive dyes on cellulose and protein fibers. Design of printed fabrics and realization of designs in printing studio: screen printing on pigment dyes, fabric dying and painting on reactive dyes and digital printing on reactive dyes.

Assessment Methods and Criteria (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Lectures, demonstrations, design assignment.

Evaluation: active participation and design assignment: creativity of the samples, artistic expression, use of printing and dying methods, use of color and material, surface design: rhythm and composition, coordination of the collection.

Workload (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

81h Total

40h lectures and other contact teaching

24h self-reliant work

8 Own reflection

Study Material (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Pellonpää-Forss, 2016: Värimenetelmät II

Pellonpää-Forss, 2009: Kankaanpainanta

Kretongista printtiin, Niinimäki, Saloniemi (toim.), 2008

Substitutes for Courses (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

MUO-E1020 Basic Printing

Grading Scale (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 


Registration for Courses (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

In WebOodi

Further Information (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

The course is suitable for students with different backgrounds, both from design and other disciplines. The course content and assignments are also adaptable to students with advanced knowledge in printed fabrics and textile design.   Max. 12 participants

1) Fashion and Collection Design MA-students who are taking the course in combination with Experimental Textile Design

2) Exchange students in Fashion or Design BA program

3) Other participants according the relevance of their projects.

Participation is confirmed by the student’s presence on the first lecture.


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